NYC Gas Crisis “Like Something You See in the Movies”

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With most mass transit still down, and precious little gas on hand, traffic deadlocks in Brooklyn.

Trapped in the Dark: Sandy Leaves Elderly Stranded


Inside the darkened stairwells of high-rise apartments on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, residents battle with power outages, and each other.

VIDEO: Breezy Point, Queens Reels From Hurricane-Caused Inferno


In Hurricane Sandy’s wake, residents pick through a devastated neighborhood.

David Attenborough: US politicians duck climate change because of cost


The naturalist warned it would take a terrible example of extreme weather to wake people up to global warming. By Adam Vaughan and Camila Ruz, The Guardian.

“That’s All I Want: an Honest Debate.” Voters React to Climate Silence


We caught up with five Climate Desk characters from videos past—and found them lamenting the candidates’ inaction on global warming.


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